Synopsis by Stephen Thomas Erlewine
The 1990 made-for-cable remake of Graham Greene's This Gun for Hire stars Robert Wagner as a professional assassin who is tricked into killing a politician who he thought was a New Orleans gangster. On the run, the assassin takes a stripper as a hostage; she happens to be the fiance of the FBI agent on his trail. The assassin and the stripper fall in love and manage to outwit the FBI and police.
gangster, romance, victim, assassination, betrayal, double-cross, gunfighter, hostage, kidnapping, love, police